Discover the beauty of Saanich Parks and nature in your backyard.
Enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery, a friendly chat and gentle exercise as we take different walks through Saanich parks and trails. A great way to meet people!
Gentle Walk and Talk 55+ *Registration Required*
Enjoy fresh air, beautiful scenery, friendly chat and gentle exercise as we take different walks through Saanich parks and trails. Walks follow mainly chip or gravel trails but may have some steep sections. Sorry, dogs not permitted.
Mondays, Tuesday and Thursdays 9:30-11:00am
John Henigman, Penny Stevens, Elly Crawford & Dianne Murray
45964 Apr 22 - Lower Trails of Mount Douglas
Meet in main parking lot at Ash & Cordova Bay Rd
55079 May 17 - Layritz to Copley to Quick’s Bottom Parks
55080 May 18 - Layritz to Copley to Quick’s Bottom Parks
55069 May 20 - Layritz to Copley to Quick’s Bottom Parks
Meet at Layritz Park parking lot off Glyn Rd, off Wilkinson Rd
55086 Jun 14 - Viaduct Flats to Horticulture Centre of Pacific
55087 Jun 15 - Viaduct Flats to Horticulture Centre of Pacific
55072 Jun 17 - Viaduct Flats to Horticulture Centre of Pacific
Meet at Viaduct Flats parking lot, on Interurban, north of Camosun College
Any questions please call Jason at 250-475-5427 or email email@example.com
Easy Walks 55+ *Registration Required*
Meet new friends while enjoying easy-paced, 1 hour group social walks. Interesting circular routes follow pavement and well groomed trails. No steep hills. Please wear solid, supportive shoes. Sorry, no dogs on these walks.
50482 Apr 26 - Marigold Park/South Valley
Meet at Marigold Park, on Iris Ave., off Grange Rd.
55397 May 3 - Layritz Loop.
Meet at Layritz main parking Lot, on Layritz Place, off Glyn Rd, off Wilkinson Rd
55398 May 10 - Montague Park/Arbutus area
Meet by Montague Park, Hazelton Pl, off Lexington Ave, off Arbutus Rd.
55399 May 17 - Swan Creek/Mt. View
Meet by trail entrance to Swan Creek on Jolly Pl, off Glanford Ave, at Mackenzie Ave
Victoria Day - May 24 – NO WALK
55400 Jun 7 - Saanich Panhandle/Bowker Creek
Meet behind Chevron station in Hillside Mall parking lot, corner of Shelbourne St and Hillside Ave.
55401 Jun 14 - Claremont Ridge Circle
Meet at Claremont Goddard Park, Haliburton Pl, off Haliburton Rd.
55402 Jun 21 - Garden City/Panama Flats
Meet at main parking lot for Hyacinth Park, Marigold Rd.
55403 Jun 28 - Broadmead Trails
Meet at Emily Carr Park, on Emily Carr Dr.
Sunday Hikes *Registration Required*
Discover the beauty of Saanich parks and nature in your backyard. Guided walks are open to adults of all ages. Please wear sturdy footwear and bring drinking water. Walks go rain or shine. Leashed, well-socialized dogs are welcome.
55394 May 16 - Royal Oak and Reservoirs
Meet in Canadian Tire parking lot, next to Royal Oak Dr, Broadmead Village.
55395 Jun 13 - Braefoot/Cedar Hill Area
Meet behind Nellie McClung Library, on Garnet, off Cedar Hill Rd.